Game Wrap - New York 4-3 Victors Over Nationals
New York got 2 innings of work from Jon Rauch en route to a 4-3 victory over Washington on Monday at Citi Field.
New York won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jon Rauch earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Kirk Nieuwenhuis in the win.
Washington got a 5-inning outing from Edwin Jackson in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Zimmerman had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 10 hits, while New York only had 7.